Photos of the Week: Aug. 21, 2022
A traditional Nahua dance in Mexico; growing food amid Sri Lanka’s shortages; Congolese students cutting potatoes; and more.
Yesica Sabino Serrano performs traditional Nahua dances with members of the Xihuetzca Ixpocatl Collective from the La Resurrección indigenous community in Puebla, Mexico. The group works to preserve the Náhuatl language and promote indigenous women’s empowerment.
Graduate students Neema Kavugho, left, and Mwasi Faustine cut potatoes to make french fries for a party to mark the end of a two-week course serving the community, as part of their academic program, in Kanyabayonga, North Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo.